Stories of Ancient Chinese Sages:Mencius Corrects His Mistake (English and Chinese Edition)
This is the third volume of the Chinese Ancient Sages series. With concise description and vivid illustrations, it tells the story of Mencius correcting his mistake.
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Take a look at some of the most amazing buildings, vehicles, and other engineering accomplishments in the world. From cars that do...n't need human drivers to towering buildings that reach new heights, readers will see how today's engineers are pushing boundaries and redefining what is possible. They will also learn about the past innovations that made today's achievements possible and find out what is in store for the future. Skyscrapers: The Empire State Building was the first skyscraper with more than 100 floors. THE FEATURES. Engaging text highlights STEM careers involved in designing and building these engineering wonders. Infographics and charts help illustrate complex ideas. Colorful photos provide incredible views of these engineering wonders. Glossaries explain difficult terms in a way that makes them easy to understand. Sidebars provide in-depth information about some of the most remarkable engineering achievements. www. factsfornow. scholastic.com read more
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During Japan's Month of Waters, Aquaman calls upon The Dark Knight, so get ready for a battle of GIGANTIC proportions as the Bat-f...amily faces robots, sea monsters, and more. Then, on Independence Day, Uncle Sam implores his villainous friends to steal all read more
Library Binding, Enslow Publishing, 2015, ISBN13 9780766067837, ISBN10 0766067831
This book is the first volume of the Chinese Ancient Sages series. Lao Zi is a renowned thinker in Spring and Autumn Period of Chi...na. He couldnt bear the declining of Zhou Kingdom so he decided to leave his home and travel around. He had to pass the Hangu Pass if he wanted to go out of the kingdom. Yinxi, the man in charge of Hangu Pass, respected Lao Zi a lot and he was very happy to hear about Lao Zis coming. However, he felt regretful that Lao Zi was leaving and tried to let him stay. So he offered a condition for Lao Zi to let him pass, which was giving him a work of Lao Zi. Lao Zi agreed and stayed in Hangu Pass for several days, writing down a five-thousand-word monograph named Tao Te Ching, which was thereafter passed down from one generation to another. read more
Many children are playing around, while CeeCee sits all alone on the bench. Everybody notices that CeeCee is exceptionally quiet a...nd calm today but no one knows why. What are you doing, CeeCee? read more
The Old Man Who Moves Mountains is the third volume of Chinese idiom stories. It is an idiom story with the opinion of simple mate...rialism and plain dialectics thought. With the character of a silly old man, it shows the ancient Chinese peoples strong confidence and perseverance that could move the mountain and fill up the sea. The story tells that the silly old man is not actually silly, and the wise old man is not actually wise. As long as you are afraid of no difficulties and carry on to struggle, you are sure to achieve success in the career. This story really enlightens people. read more
The ancient Chines fables dated back to a long time ago and have rich connotations. Most of them came from the daily life and mani...fested the wisdom of our ancestors. These fables will teach us life experience and learning skills. Fables selected in this book range from Spring and Autumn and go all the way through Tang, Song, Yuan, Ming, Qing Dynasty. They convey wisdom and life philosophy through vivid metaphors. They criticize the society and weakness in human nature to encourage people do good things. They teach learning attitude and method, which are highly relevant even to these days. read more
Ancient myths, and magical and imaginative stories show us the good quality and yearning of ancient Chinese people. They record pe...ople's active exploration to the universe and other natural phenomena, such as Pan Gu Separated the Heaven from the Earth, Nu Wa Created Human and Nu Wa Mended the Sky; they witness the forefathers' hard work and wise creation, such as Fu Xi and Eight-Diagram, Shennong Tasted a Hundred Grasses, Suiren Made Fire, and Hou Ji Taught People; they remember the persistent dedication and sacrifice, such as King Yu Tamed the Flood, Houyi Shooting the Sun, and Chang E Flying to the Moon. read more
Mother and Father Koala don't like the pandas' ears, and don t trust the polar bears. In fact, they don't approve of any of the be...ars that are different from them. But all their grumpiness melts away when they see their little bears playing happily with the other little bears. They realize that their similarities far outweigh their differences. The Other Bears is an eloquent tale about tolerance and acceptance. Now available in Chinese/English. read more
This book is bilingual (Japanese-English) edition. Delightful, Colorful and Fun Learning Book for Age 3-5 Parents and teachers, th...is delightful children's picture book is a must have and great book for early reader especially if you are looking for books for parents to read to children. This book is a compilation of five short stories for children from the Early Readers Wonder Series. The stories have been written in regard with the concepts to be learned, the psychological and social value creation for early childhood education. Children from 3 to 5 years old will be exposed to the reading material that suits their needs and interests. This book is unique because it indirectly presents the teaching methods. The stories are based on children's daily life to spark the interest of early reading among them. All five short stories inside this book are also suitable for preschool story time or nap time and even for bedtime stories for kids. The stories can even inspires you to create simple activities for the children like encourage them to write in their own way, talking about their favorite color, introduce and describe a variety of objects, things to do before go to bed and learn to be independence by doing things by themselves. It is recommended that parents and caregivers to read the stories from this book to children, everyday. By doing this, the children will get used to reading. Eventually, this will easily form the pre-reading and reading habit among them. There are five short stories inside this book. 1. I Can Write. The story is about a boy named Addy who think that he can write. When his mother gives him a pencil and a few papers, he is so happy to write in his own way. This story can spark the interest of early writing among children even though they don't know how to write yet. It gives them freedom to express things and write them creatively in their own way. 2. I Like Blue Addy explain about his favorite color, blue. This story reflects about certain chil read more
English Chinese bilingual children's book. Perfect for kids studying English or Chinese as their second language. This is a touchi...ng story of friendship between a dog and a little boy. When one of them needs help they are always there for each other. This is what true friendship means. read more
Look, there is a dark, dark hole. A hungry bug wriggles out. There is a dark, dark hole. The ants come out in a long line. There i...s a dark, dark hole. The little crabs come out sideways. Guess what will come out of the hole next? read more
由纸上魔方编著的《外星人你来地球做什么/冷科普绘本馆》是一本向少儿读者介绍UFO事件的科普读本。近100多年来，许许多多人都看到过不明飞行物，这些困扰人类的物体到底是什么？本书用生动有趣的图画、简单轻松的语言，记录了一系列奇特的UFO事件，包含许多离奇的小故事...与现实发生的未解之谜。 read more
Under the guidance of Tang Monk, Monkey King learns to redirect his abundant energy. From a carefree show-off to a responsible lea...der, Monkey King has outgrown his mischief and caprice, and developed into a true disciple with increasing self-control. However, challenges remain on the trip to the West in search of the Sacred Scriptures. This is the fourth volume of Adventures of Monkey King series. read more
In Tang Monk Disciples Monkey King, written by Debby Chen, Monkey King is given the opportunity to be freed from 500 years of impr...isonment, if he travels to the West with Tang Monk to secure the sacred scriptures of Buddhism. Although his intentions are good, it doesn’t take long for Monkey King’s rebelliousness to surface. Tang Monk tries to teach the Monkey King to temper his wild ways and settle conflicts peacefully. In the end, the former adversaries join Tang Monk and Monkey King to travel on to further adventures. The Making of Monkey King and The Monkey King Wreaks Havoc in Heaven are the other books in this series. read more
This book tells that there was a large chocolate factory in the small town Charlie lived in, which was very mysterious and with cl...osed doors and no one had ever seen anyone entered or left from that door. One day, Mr. Willy Wonka, the owner of the chocolate factory made an announcement that he would invite five lucky kids to visit his chocolate factory and the children buying Wonka chocolate all over the world had the chance, with the premise that they got the golden tickets in the wrapper. And Charlie was one of the five lucky fish. Visiting the factory was an amazing experience and every visitor felt fascinated, ecstatic, curious, surprised and confused. And the most unbelievable surprise would come at last. read more
Do you know where twelve Chinese zodiac signs came from? The legend has it that they were selected! In the form of story, The Stor...y of Chinese Zodiac: Learning Sportsmanship (Hardcover) tells of the reasons for the selection of the twelve Chinese zodiac signs and the process of the selection, enabling children to know more about the twelve Chinese zodiac signs. read more
Nine-year-old Nat is forced out of his Cambodian home and marched into the countryside when the Khmer Rouge comes into power. Nat ...is separated from his family and endures forced labor in rice fields from dawn to midnight with little food. Over the next four years, Nat confronts starvation, fear, and brutality. With the help of his friend Malis, Nat finds hope and the strength to escape, eventually reuniting with the family he loves. Half Spoon of Rice is based on true stories of children survivors during the Khmer Rouge regime in the mid 1970s in Cambodia. The book features vivid illustrations and historical photographs documenting an important part of the tumultuous history of Cambodia. Book Awards: National Association for Multicultural Education Multicultural Children s Publication Award Benjamin Franklin Award California Book Award Finalist Society of School Librarians International Honor Award Cooperative Children Book Center Choices Skipping Stones Honor Award Moonbeam Children Book Award read more
Alice is a rattlesnake who finds an unusual friendship in the beautiful landscape of the Sonoran Desert - somewhere in Arizona or ...the Mexican state of Sonora. This is a story about the meaning of friendship, and that every friend we have is unique and special. read more
During the Period of Three Kingdoms in ancient China, one day, a person gives an elephant to Cao Cao as a present. Cao Cao wants t...o know the weight of this elephant, but no one has any idea. Then, Cao Caos seven-year-old son Cao Chong says that he has an idea. He asks some servants to carry this elephant to the boat, and marks by the water level of the boat. After that, he asks the servants to carry the elephant out, and put some stones on the boat. When the water level of the boat reaches the former one, Cao Chong asks the servants to carry all the stones out and weigh them. He explains that the weight of the stones is just the weight of the elephant. The people around all praise his cleverness. read more
Simplified Chinese edition of Richard Scarry's Best Storybook Ever!
The Moon Creeper. A dog-like creature lives on the moon, and dreams of making a friend. Magical moon dust enables him to fly into ...space only for him to land on earth. After landing in China, a young girl befriends him and he rewards her with a trip to Saturn, where she receives a golden ring. Upon their return to earth, The Moon Creeper has made a true friend. He happily returns to the moon and dreams of his friend far away. read more
Ji Chang Learns Archery is the third volume of Chinese fables. It is a story with characters in distinct personality: Ji Chang wou...ld like to learn as much as possible, and under instruction of the master Wei Fei, he finally became an excellent archery expert after persistent hard work. It implies that with direction of a good teacher, one can eventually realize his dream with hard work and perseverance. read more
"Autism Coloring Book" is a fun story about Kevin Carlson, a man with autism who likes to draw, which contains over forty illustra...tions of people, animals, and other fun subjects. Kevin, of course, is the illustrator. It was written by his paranoid schizophrenic and obsessive-compulsive brother and translated into Chinese by his other brother who uses his Chinese language knowledge with his job in the United States Navy. The story is about Kevin and about his job at Sage, a crafts store, which employs handicapped people and is supervised by non-handicapped personnel. Kevin sometimes has difficulty with certain drawings, which with encouragement, he continues and perseveres. Kevin's are has received many compliments. People like an artist with true talent! Visit www.autismcoloringbook.com, the official website for this coloring book, today! read more
The book contains 218 works which include, 177 classic ancient poems and 41 ci-poems of different styles. The classic poems connot...e life, inspire children to have good characters and boost them to be sensitive, affectionate and cultivated. read more